Helinox is here!

We have just taken delivery of the amazing light weight Helinox Cot One Convertable beds for those out there who want comfort without having to lug around a big heavy load! And for all our Tentipi customers out there, we also have the leg extensions to raise it up to a more leisurely height. We Read More …

Sea to Summit Comfort Deluxe S.I. Sleeping Mat.

Hey Everyone, I’ve always said that the key to enjoying time in the outdoors depends on the right kit. However, it doesn’t matter how amazing your tent is or how comfy your boots are, if every night you go to bed your quality of sleep is ruined by a cold and lumpy experience! Now this Read More …

Firepot Food.

Hi everyone, We’ve blogged about Firepot Food by Outdoor food before. And I have to say that the more we eat the more we like it!! And that is also the case for our customers too. John the man behind the product has just sent us a link to a video which explains what they Read More …

Petromax – A Brief Guide to the Brand.

Petromax was created in 1910 in Germany by Max Graetz. The company produced high quality paraffin lamps along the lines of the Tilley lamp in the UK and the Coleman lamp in America. The name “Petromax”, is derived from “Petroleum Maxe”, which was the nick name his friends and relatives affectionately called him. Ultimately, the Read More …

Country Walking Magazines – Walk 1000 Mile Update.

We have just had the figures so far on the number of people that have signed up for the Country Walking Magazines – Walk 1000 Miles Campaign and the number stands at a whacking 53,000 participants!! Well done to every one of you and good luck. Remember to enjoy every step!!!   Oh and don’t Read More …

Some Nice Surprises Whilst Out Trekking.

Hi everyone, I’m heading up to Northern Sweden in August to do the Fjallraven Classic. For those who aren’t familiar ‘The Classic’ is a 110km trek through the Swedish Arctic. Its well worth looking into for those who love their trekking. Anyway, i digress. I was doing a bit of training for the event yesterday Read More …

Petromax Griddle & Fire Bowl on Test.

Hi Everyone, We have a tendency to use pretty flimsy excuses to test the gear we stock at the best of times, but with the great weather we have been having it wasn’t hard to persuade ourselves to crack open a Petromax Griddle and Fire Bowl for an evening snack! This product is meant to Read More …

Aku Alterra GTX – Our Best Selling Boot.

Hi Everyone! We’ve just had a customer pay us a visit looking for a new pair of boots for a trip to the lakes. After trying on a few pairs on, which in his words “felt ok” I suggested he tried a pair of Aku Alterra GTX. Once the laces were tied I stood back Read More …

Primus Tupike Stove at Wey Farm Outdoors.

As Primus say “the stove for the devoted campsite chef”. The Tupike is a 2 burner, high quality stove which is designed to run on small backpackers gas canisters. This allows you to cook meals out and about without carrying heavy gas bottles around with you. However, if you intend to use the stove close Read More …

Fjallraven – A Brief Guide to the Brand.

The outdoor industry is like a huge ocean full of products and brands that even those who work in the trade are sometimes a touch bemused by, let alone the customer! What sets one product or brand apart from the rest? Why does one brand use different materials than another? Well, we have decided to Read More …